• Vee Jay Beatles Albums Released
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    The world's number one rock group consisted of John Winston (Ono) Lennon (born 10/09/40 - died 12/08/80), whose middle name came from his parent's admiration of Winston Churchill, and which John changed to Ono in later years; James Paul McCartney (born 06/18/42); George Harold Harrison (born 02/25/43 - died 11/29/01); and Ringo Starr (born Richard Starkey 07/07/40). During the Beatles recording career from 1962 to 1970, they would release twenty-two singles (45 rpm) in the United Kingdom, and th...
  • Rehabilitating Our Criminals Protecting Society
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    REHABILITATING OUR CRIMINALS America releases 600, 000 prisoners each year, but does little to prepare them for work or to improve their unlawful habits. However-not surprisingly-within three years, many of the ex-convicts are re-arrested (Irwin 38). People who have already spent time in prison or jail move back to some of America's poorest neighborhoods to terrorize neighbors who can ill afford the costs of crime. United States prisons are ineffective in protecting society and in rehabilitating...
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    Bj " or first came to prominence as one of the lead vocalists of the avant-pop Icelandic sextet the Sugarcubes, but when she launched a solo career after the group's 1992 demise, she quickly eclipsed her old band's popularity. Instead of following in the Sugarcubes' arty guitar rock pretensions, Bj " or immersed herself in dance and club culture, working with many of the biggest names in the genre, including Nellee Hooper, Underworld, and Tricky. Debut, her first solo effort (except for an Icela...
  • Tupac Shakur Death Row
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    Tupac Shakur Tupac Shakur, in my thoughts, is the best rapper there is. Tupac Amaru Shakur was born on June 16, 1971. He was born in New York. Tupac Amaru are Inca words. Tupac Amaru means a "shining serpent." Shakur means "thankful to God," and that came from the Arabic language. When Tupac was 12 years old, his first performance was a play "A Raisin in the Sun." In that play Tupac played Travis. In June of 1986, Tupac s family moved to Baltimore from New York. That is where Tupac wrote his fi...
  • S E Hinton Star Runner
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    S. E. HINTON S. E. Hinton is considered to be one of the greatest writers about youth of all time. Since she often writes from a boys point of view, she uses her initials S. E. instead of her name Susan Eloise. She explains this by saying, I figured that most boys would look at the book and think, What can a chick know about stuff like that She was born in 1948 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was raised there and went to college at the University of Tulsa, with education as her major. She wrote her fir...
  • Kiss Album Was Released
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    This is a short walkthrough in the KISS history. (with credits to Alex Carranza, from whose KISS FAQ I got most of the material) Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley met for the first time in 1970, when Gene played one show with Pauls band Uncle Joe. In 1971 Gene formed the band Rainbow along with Stephen Coronel. Paul stanley wants to join Rainbow, but is beeing turned down on the phone. This does not stop Paul from turning up at the auditions, and this time he gets hired. 1972 Rainbow develops into W...
  • Hip Hop Released Record Album
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    Hip Hop is an art form that includes deejaying, rapping, break dancing, and graffiti art. Hip Hop originated in the South Bronx section of New York City around the mid 1970 s. It been strong for years in black and Puerto Rican communities in New York and has recently started gaining success from widespread exposure. A large part of Hip Hop is rapping the origination of this gets its roots from a Jamaican art form known as toasting. Artists like James Brown, The Last Poets, and Gil Scott Heron al...
  • The Giver One People Released
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    It is the future. There is no war, no hunger, and no pain. No one in The Community wants for anything. Everyone is provided for. Each Family Unit is entitled to one female and male child. Each member of The Community has their profession carefully chosen for them by the Committee of Elders, and they never make a mistake. In todays world, one of the most treasured resources is family and a home. In Jonas world, a family is all ways the same. There is one mom, one dad, one male child, and one mal...
  • Bill Gates Microsoft Program Released
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    In his high school years, Bill Gates proclaimed that one day he would be a millionaire. He greatly underestimated himself. He became interested in computers while in the 8 th grade. His school received a hookup to a high powered computer. Bill and his good friend Paul Allen used to skip gym class to use the computer. Sometimes they would even break into the school at night to spend time on the computer. Eventually Bill made his first program. A virtual tic-tac-toe game. The Computer Center Corp...
  • Kurt Cobain Album Band Released
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    Nirvana was a band until one of the band members died. He killed himself because he was on to much drugs. His name was Kurt Cobain. He was born on February 20, 1967. He met two other people and they became a band. Their names are Kris t Novoselic and Dave Grohl. They were very successful in music. They played alternative music. Their first album was Bleach. It was releases on June 1989. It was a big hit. From the success of the album the went on tour in England. Then the released another album...
  • Life Of Blondie Number One
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    Blondie was the most commercially successful band to emerge from the much-vaunted punk / new wave movement of the late '70 s. The group was formed in New York City in August 1974 by singer Deborah Harry (b. July 1, 1945, Miami), formerly of Wind in the Willows, and guitarist Chris Stein (b. January 5, 1950, Brooklyn) out of the remnants of Harry's previous group, the Stilettos. The lineup fluctuated over the next year. Drummer Clement Burke (b. November 24, 1955, New York) joined in May 1975. B...
  • Video Game And Interactive Entertainment Industry
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    Market research firm DFC Intelligence has released its latest forecast for the video game and interactive entertainment industry. The new report forecasts that worldwide sales of traditional PC game, video game and portable game hardware and software are expected to increase from $23. 2 billion in 2003 to $31. 6 billion in 2009. Last month DFC released a separate report, The Online Game Market 2004, which estimated that the online game market would reach sales of $9. 8 billion by 2009. This wou...
  • Dizzy Gillespie Released Jazz Music
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    The people of today, raised by the sounds of The Beatles and Pearl Jam have forgotten all about the musicians that paved the way for these artists, and the musical styles that evolved into rock and roll, rhythm and blues and rap or hip hop. Unfortunately the music that once dominated the night clubs, restaurants, and radio stations is now heard only in elevators or when we go to a grandparents house to visit. What is left of jazz are small portions of the music that people take and sample with i...
  • Timeline Of The Atomic Bomb
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    TIMELINE of the Atomic Bomb. 1942 May - Heisenberg and Do pel observe the first multiplication of neutrons. December 2 - First nuclear chain reaction at Chicago's Stagg Field by Fermi. 1943 March 15 - Oppenheimer moves the bomb development to Los Alamos. 1944 August 26 - Bohr presents his memorandum on intentional control of nuclear weapons to Roosevelt. 1945 January 20 - First Uranium-235 separated at Oak Ridge. July 16 - U. S. explodes first atomic bomb, the Trinity test, at Alamogordo. Augus...
  • Tupac And The Outlawz History
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    TUPAC AND THE OUTLAWZ HISTORY Formerly known as 2 pac. Tupac began career as a Roadie with Digital Underground premiering on the track entitled "Same Song." His first album was "2 pacalypse Now" which came out in 1991. The follow-up to that album was entitled "Strictly 4 my N. I. G. G. A. Z." in '93. He was involved in many legal and criminal troubles including a rape charge in '94 just before his "Me Against the World" LP came out. And just before sentencing for that trial, he was shot in a NY...
  • Ramones Dee Dee Ramone
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    THE RAMONES JOHNNY RAMONE JOEY RAMONE DEE DEE RAMONE TOMMY RAMONE MARKY RAMONE RICHEY RAMONE CJ RAMONE The Ramones Joey - Lead Vocals Johnny - Lead Guitar Marky - Drums CJ - Bass Out of the boring, musty atmosphere of the seventies when disco was big, and cheap mechanical dance rhythms were thing happening in music, the Ramones were born. Original Band Members, Johnny, Joey, Dee Dee, and Tommy could explode onto the stage with fists in the air and blast through a set of twenty songs so fast it l...
  • Andreas Von Wangenheim Internationally His Next Cd To Be Released
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    Since winning the Bach prize in the International Guitar Competition for Students in Europe in 1987, Andreas von Wangenheim performs throughout Western and Eastern Europe, North America an the Far East. As an active chamber musician, his partners are for example: The Hamburger Symphoniker, the mezzo sopranos Graciela Araya and Cecilia Toledo, The International Guitar Quartet (with Oscar Ghiglia, Stephan Schmidt and Benjamin Bunch) and the Efim Jourist Quartet (Russian Tango). His particular inte...
  • First Computers Ibm Released
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    In 500 B. C. the abacus was first used by the Babylonians as an aid to simple arithmetic. In 1623 Wilhelm Schick ard (1592 - 1635) invented a "Calculating Clock." This mechanical machine could add and subtract up to 6 digit numbers, and warned of an overflow by ringing a bell. J. H. Mueller comes up with the idea of the "difference engine", in 1786. This calculator could tabulate values of a polynomial. Mueller's attempt to raise funds fails and the project was forgotten. Schertz and his son Ed...
  • Windows History Operating System
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    Operating Systems Dave Scanlon 25 Feb 03 In this write up I am going to outline both the history and the use of Operating systems. WINDOWS HISTORY Microsoft started work on the first of the Windows Operating Systems in 1981, under the name Interface Manger. Within a year they had already developed it further by changing from what was known as Multi plan and Word-like menus, to drop down menus and dialogs. In 1983 they announced for the first time that they had an operating system known as Window...
  • Air Pollution Ground Level Ozone
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    Air pollution is a very big problem in the United States. A large part of air pollution comes from cars. The Environmental Protection Agency says, "The most polluting activity an average person does everyday is drive their car. Most people probably aren't aware that they are polluting the environment. Maybe if everyone knew how serious this pollution problem is, they would find ways to reduce the pollution. Most pollution that is released by cars comes from the exhaust, mainly in the form of hyd...